Program Director at Brick by Brick-Uganda
Brick by Brick-Uganda is a small but innovative bi-national organization which has been operating in Rakai District since 2003. Our main office is in Masaka Town. Our Mission is to create partnerships that improve education, health and economic opportunity in the communities we serve. We have been working with rural communities rebuilding
crumbling Universal Primary Education schools, identifying critical needs in water, sanitation and health delivery and developing a cooperative work plan addressing these problems. Please visit www.brickbybrick.org for more information. Brick by Brick is looking for a very creative, proactive, talented, experienced, knowledgeable and enthusiastic Program Director to be part of its team.
Job Title: Brick by Brick Uganda Program Director.
Reports To: Brick by Brick Uganda Executive Director, Brick by Brick
Partners (USA) Executive Director.
Role Definition: To provide for the management and oversight of all programs and projects implemented by Brick by Brick Uganda. To oversee the monitoring and evaluation of all programs and projects implemented by Brick by Brick Uganda.
Location: Masaka and Kalisizo
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Contract Duration: Three year contract reviewed annually.
Key Qualifications and Work Experience:
Bachelors Degree in Development Studies, Social Sciences, Social Work, Social Administration, Business Administration (Majoring in Management) or equivalent, Masters Degree preferred. At least 5 years' experience in program management. At least 1 year experience in engaging with district stakeholders. Ability to manage a diverse, multicultural team and international team. Must be proficient in the use of various project management computer applications, as well as Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Skype. Must have strong speaking and presentation skills. Must have strong decision making abilities especially in crisis under pressure. Strong communication skills and interpersonal skills. Must be fluent both in spoken and written in Luganda and English. Fluency in other Ugandan local languages is a plus. Work experience in Uganda more so working with upcountry stations preferred.
How to apply: Send your application by email to Jacqueline Kalembe at firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV, cover letter, attach certified copies
of academic certificates with their receipts and details of three contactable
referees by 20th May 2016. Please include in the subject line: Program
Director. Visit our website for the detailed job description @ http://www. brickbybrick.org/2016/04/22/brick-by-brick-uganda-seeking-program
-director/. Applicants from Uganda are strongly preferred.
Brick by Brick-Uganda is an equal opportunities and corruption intolerant employer. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.